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Bill Maher Uses Children's Book To Explain Donald Trump's Deal With Democrats

Bill Maher Uses Children's Book To Explain Donald Trump's Deal With Democrats

Bill Maher believes there’s a simple explanation for why “fast-talking city slicker” President Donald Trump reportedly cut a deal with Democrats over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program earlier this month.

Forget Cheat ‘Sheet’ — Student Outwits Professor With Enormous 'Cheat Poster'

Forget Cheat ‘Sheet’ — Student Outwits Professor With Enormous 'Cheat Poster'

When Professor Reb Beatty of Maryland’s Anne Arundel Community College arrived at his accounting class to administer a test last week, he hardly could have imagined that he’d be the one getting outsmarted. In a Sept. 20 Facebook post that’s since gone viral, Beatty explained that he’d told his...

NK Foreign Minister to UN: Trump’s ‘Insults’ Make Attack 'Inevitable’

NK Foreign Minister to UN: Trump’s ‘Insults’ Make Attack 'Inevitable’

In startling remarks made at the United Nations on Saturday, North Korea’s foreign minister said the escalating rhetoric increased the chances of a conflict.

Video Shows California Police Officer Shooting Man Multiple Times Outside 7-Eleven

Video Shows California Police Officer Shooting Man Multiple Times Outside 7-Eleven

Huntington Beach police officer was captured on a video struggling with a suspect and then shooting him multiple times in a convenience store parking lot.

Companies Look to Bridge U.S. ‘Middle Skills’ Gap

Companies Look to Bridge U.S. ‘Middle Skills’ Gap

Companies like Toyota, Boeing, General Motors and Dow Chemical are all starting or expanding specialized job training programs to bridge the gap in technical skills for "middle skills jobs."

Red faces as Russia's Kalashnikov monument shows Nazi gun

Red faces as Russia's Kalashnikov monument shows Nazi gun

Workers in Moscow have erased the illustration of a gun from a freshly-inaugurated monument of Mikhail Kalashnikov, inventor of the legendary AK-47 assault rifle, after it was found that the drawing was of a Nazi weapon. The sculptor, Salavat Shtsherbakoff, has acknowledged his mistake," the...

Dog Hoards Money So She Can Pay For Treats Herself

Dog Hoards Money So She Can Pay For Treats Herself

Holly the dog doesn’t beg for treats — she pays for them.

War of words between President Trump, Kim Jong-Un escalates

War of words between President Trump, Kim Jong-Un escalates

Former Vice Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. James Cartwright and New Yorker staff writer Evan Osnos discuss the North Korea threat on "This Week."

Marriott refuses to cancel conference booking by anti-Muslim hate group

Marriott refuses to cancel conference booking by anti-Muslim hate group

The Marriot hotel group are refusing to cancel an event organised by one of the largest anti-Muslim groups in America. ACT for America was launched as a response to the 9/11 attacks and it has been accused of existing “to advance anti-Muslim legislation and spread hate speech,” according to the...

LeBron James Explains Why Trump's Attack On The NFL Is Personal

LeBron James Explains Why Trump's Attack On The NFL Is Personal

It seems as if LeBron James has finally had enough of President Donald Trump.

Turkey extends troop deployment mandate, pressures Iraqi Kurds on vote

Turkey extends troop deployment mandate, pressures Iraqi Kurds on vote

By Daren Butler and Raya Jalabi ISTANBUL/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Turkey's parliament voted on Saturday to extend by a year a mandate authorizing the deployment of Turkish troops in Iraq and Syria, stepping up pressure against an independence referendum in northern Iraq's Kurdish region in...

Clinton Says Angela Merkel Is The Most Important Leader In The Free World

Clinton Says Angela Merkel Is The Most Important Leader In The Free World

Hillary Clinton told MSNBC host Joy-Ann Reid that she believes German Chancellor Angela Merkel is the most important leader in the free world ― an extraordinary assessment by a former presidential candidate, U.S. secretary of state, U.S. senator and first lady, and a remark likely to be seen as an...

The Radioactive Puppies Of Chernobyl Are Finally Getting The Help They Need

The Radioactive Puppies Of Chernobyl Are Finally Getting The Help They Need

A viral video this week sheds light on a heart-rending situation: The radioactive puppies and dogs of Chernobyl.

Thousands greet Qatar's emir on return home

Thousands greet Qatar's emir on return home

Thousands of Qataris lined the streets of central Doha Sunday to welcome back the emir as he returned from his first trip abroad during the ongoing Gulf diplomatic crisis. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani travelled to Turkey, France, Germany and the US -- where he addressed the UN General Assembly...

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A strong new earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, killing at least two people, toppling already damaged homes and a highway bridge, and causing new alarm in a country reeling from two even more powerful quakes that together have killed more than 400 people.

These Are The 21 States Russian Hackers Targeted In The 2016 Election

These Are The 21 States Russian Hackers Targeted In The 2016 Election

The Department of Homeland Security told told election officials in 21 states on Friday that Russian hackers attempted to access their voting systems in the 2016 election.

Donald Trump Can't Stop Attacking Black Sports Figures

Donald Trump Can't Stop Attacking Black Sports Figures

Saturday morning, President Donald Trump attempted to rescind a White House invitation he apparently had never extended, when he tweeted that Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry was no longer welcome to make the customary visit to celebrate the team’s NBA championship.

Kris Jenner Speaks Out for the First Time Since Kylie’s Pregnancy News

Kris Jenner Speaks Out for the First Time Since Kylie’s Pregnancy News

The internet may be going crazy over news that Kylie Jenner is pregnant with her first child, but mom Kris Jenner and sister Kendall Jenner certainly stayed calm while leaving the Versace fashion show in Milan, Italy Friday

Merkel wins fourth term as far-right enters German parliament

Merkel wins fourth term as far-right enters German parliament

By Paul Carrel and Thomas Escritt BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives beat their rivals on Sunday to win her a fourth term in an election that will also bring a far-right party into Germany's parliament for the first time in more than half a century, exit polls...

Saudi Arabia marks national day with fireworks, concerts

Saudi Arabia marks national day with fireworks, concerts

With iconic buildings bathed in green light and planned cultural shows, concerts and fireworks, Saudi Arabia geared up to celebrate the anniversary of the founding of the kingdom on Saturday. Car stereos blared patriotic songs as citizens began racing through the streets of the capital Riyadh at...

Here Are Some Ways People Disrespect The Flag Daily Based On Flag Code

Here Are Some Ways People Disrespect The Flag Daily Based On Flag Code

President Donald Trump accused athletes on Friday of disrespecting the American flag by silently protesting, but taking a knee isn’t covered in the U.S. Flag Code’s respect section.

These 7 Wild Creatures Were Found Deep In The Pacific

These 7 Wild Creatures Were Found Deep In The Pacific

NOAA has been conducting years of deep sea exploration in the Pacific, researchers have found some pretty wild creatures.

1 dead, several stabbed in California prison riot

1 dead, several stabbed in California prison riot

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — An inmate was killed and several others were stabbed Sunday in a riot involving more than 160 inmates at a prison on California's central coast, authorities said.

Lavrov says US will not strike North Korea

Lavrov says US will not strike North Korea

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Sunday that the United States would not carry out a strike on North Korea because it knows Pyongyang has nuclear bombs. "The Americans won't carry out a strike on (North) Korea because it's not that they suspect, they know for sure that it...

Protesters against Turkey's president Erdogan again beaten up on US soil

Protesters against Turkey's president Erdogan again beaten up on US soil

Violence broke out at a New York hotel when protesters disrupted a speech by Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. As Mr Erdogan addressed supporters in Turkish at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square, one man shouted in English “You’re a terrorist, get out of my country” before being...

White House Aide Struggles To Defend GOP Bill's Pre-Existing Conditions Loophole

White House Aide Struggles To Defend GOP Bill's Pre-Existing Conditions Loophole

A top Trump administration official ended up conceding on Sunday that individuals with pre-existing medical conditions might end up with higher premiums under the latest effort by Senate Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

US health secretary suspends use of chartered jets following spending row

US health secretary suspends use of chartered jets following spending row

Tom Price, the US Health and Human Services Secretary, is to halt taxpayer-funded trips on private jets pending an internal review of his travel arrangements. Mr Price, a key ally of Donald Trump charged with helping to repeal Obamacare, came under fire when it emerged that he and his department...

Parents of Accused Teen: Boy’s Hanging Was Accidental

Parents of Accused Teen: Boy’s Hanging Was Accidental

Rhianna Larkin and Eric Sullivan tell Newsweek the hanging of an 8-year-old biracial boy in New Hampshire was a tragic mistake, not a hate crime.

Ask RideApart: How Hard Is It to Ride a Motorcycle?

Ask RideApart: How Hard Is It to Ride a Motorcycle?

Ask RideApart: How Hard Is It to Ride a Motorcycle? Readers: Hey, RideApart! How hard is it to ride a motorcycle? Kyra: I'm glad you asked! Readers: Wait, are you about to make this question an opportunity to teach a life lesson? Kyra: Why, yes, I think so!

Seattle Seahawks Absent At National Anthem To Protest 'Injustice' Against People Of Color

Seattle Seahawks Absent At National Anthem To Protest 'Injustice' Against People Of Color

As a protest of the “injustice that has plagued people of color in this country,” the Seattle Seahawks chose not to come on the field for the singing of the national anthem at their Sunday NFL game in Tennessee.

5 Moments You Missed This Week On 'Days Of Our Lives,' 'Bold and the Beautiful,' And 'Young and the Restless'

5 Moments You Missed This Week On 'Days Of Our Lives,' 'Bold and the Beautiful,' And 'Young and the Restless'

These five major moments from this week's episodes of "Days of Our Lives," "The Young and the Restless," and "The Bold and the Beautiful" were too good to miss.

Lawyers: Death sentence tainted by juror's racial bias

Lawyers: Death sentence tainted by juror's racial bias

ATLANTA (AP) — As Georgia prepares to put to death a man who killed his sister-in-law 27 years ago, his lawyers say the execution should be stopped because his death sentence is tainted by a juror's racial bias.

China confirms will limit oil exports to North Korea

China confirms will limit oil exports to North Korea

China will limit exports of refined petroleum products to North Korea starting October 1, its commerce ministry said, confirming Beijing's participation in new UN sanctions intended to rein in its rogue neighbour. The United Nations Security Council, including permanent member Beijing,...

India, at U.N., calls Pakistan 'pre-eminent export factory for terror'

India, at U.N., calls Pakistan 'pre-eminent export factory for terror'

By David Brunnstrom UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - India responded with irritation on Saturday to Pakistani allegations of brutality in Kashmir, saying that while India had made substantial progress since independence, all Pakistan had achieved was a reputation as the "pre-eminent export factory...

'Human computer’ Katherine Johnson opens Nasa research facility named in her honour

'Human computer’ Katherine Johnson opens Nasa research facility named in her honour

One of Nasa’s “human computers”, who helped plan the mission that saw an American astronaut orbit the Earth for the first time, has opened a new research centre named in her honour. The key contribution of Katherine Johnson, 99, and other African-American women to the US space programme was...

Washington 'unreliable' following Iran nuclear deal threats: Zarif

Washington 'unreliable' following Iran nuclear deal threats: Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif branded Washington "unreliable" Sunday in response to threats over the future of a nuclear deal with Iran. "What the United States is doing, in addition to being unpredictable -- which might sometimes work -- is proving that it is...

Woman Charged After Allegedly Leaving Baby in Hot Car While She Shopped

Woman Charged After Allegedly Leaving Baby in Hot Car While She Shopped

She said she had to go make a return, according to authorities.

Melania Trump meets Prince Harry, Trudeau, thanks U.S. Invictus team

Melania Trump meets Prince Harry, Trudeau, thanks U.S. Invictus team

By Nichola Saminather TORONTO (Reuters) - U.S. first lady Melania Trump, on her first solo international trip on Saturday, to Toronto, met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and invited Britain’s Prince Harry to visit the White House. Trump, 47, who is leading the U.S. delegation...

Titans score 21 straight points in 3rd, beat Seahawks 33-27

Titans score 21 straight points in 3rd, beat Seahawks 33-27

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are proving they can put on quite an offensive show.

Megyn Kelly's New Morning Show Debuts Monday

Megyn Kelly's New Morning Show Debuts Monday

After a rough transition from Fox News to NBC, news anchor Megyn Kelly is looking to turn a new page with her daily talk show that begins this week.

Australian Residents Sent Same-Sex Marriage Survey That Says 'Bum Sex'

Australian Residents Sent Same-Sex Marriage Survey That Says 'Bum Sex'

Recipients can request to have a new ballot sent their way.

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blast

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingya for mosque blast

Myanmar's army chief on Saturday blamed Rohinyga militants for an explosion outside a mosque in Rakhine state, as a rights group accused the military of starting fires in the region to prevent refugees from returning. The unrest comes days after Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi...

Chinese graft suspect returns from U.S. to surrender

Chinese graft suspect returns from U.S. to surrender

A Chinese corruption suspect who was on the country's list of 100 most wanted overseas fugitives has returned to China from the United States after giving himself up, the anti-graft watchdog said on Monday. Xu Xuewei, who ran a technology company in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu,...

At Least 1 Person Was Killed in Tennessee Church Shooting. Here’s What We Know

At Least 1 Person Was Killed in Tennessee Church Shooting. Here’s What We Know

At least one woman was killed and seven people were injured Sunday when a masked gunman opened fire outside a Tennessee church, according to the Metro Nashville Police Department.

US bombers fly near North Korea in show of force after Donald Trump 'rocket man' comments

US bombers fly near North Korea in show of force after Donald Trump 'rocket man' comments

The show of force follows a contentious week in which Mr Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un exchanged personal barbs over North Korea’s nuclear ambitions. The comments marked an escalation in rhetorical warfare that has already seen Mr Trump promise “fire and fury” if North Korea does not...

Nibiru: How the nonsense Planet X Armageddon and Nasa fake news theories spread globally  

Nibiru: How the nonsense Planet X Armageddon and Nasa fake news theories spread globally  

Nibiru conspiracy theories about the end of the world have been circulating online for more than two decades, with the latest dubious prophecy predicting the apocalypse - September 23, 2017. Planet X, or Nibiru, refers to a mythological planet in our solar system that will supposedly crash into...

Conflict leaves blind in rebel-held Ukraine stuck in dark

Conflict leaves blind in rebel-held Ukraine stuck in dark

Partially sighted Georgiy Lukyanov makes his way through the ageing lathes in the factory where he works in rebel-held eastern Ukraine. The grim, dilapidated eight-storey plant, which produces disposable shoe covers and jar lids for pickles and jams, was set up in 1930 by the Soviet authorities in...

Siniakova beats top-20 player for 6th time in 2017 in Wuhan

Siniakova beats top-20 player for 6th time in 2017 in Wuhan

WUHAN, China (AP) — Katerina Siniakova beat a top-20 player for the sixth time this year when she ousted Kristina Mladenovic of France 6-3, 6-2 in the first round of the Wuhan Open on Sunday.

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